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Tanzania/Gambia: Gambia Prepares for Tanzania

In a last-ditch attempt to redeem the chequered image of the Senior Scorpions, Bonu Johnson has commenced training with his squad and looks to wreck havoc on the Taifa Stars World Cup hopes with his first victory as coach. ...

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Zimbabwe/Zambia: Warriors Face Mountain Against Zambia

Photo: Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix/CosafaSouthern Africa's best soccer-playing nation for 2013 emerged at the weekend when Zimbabwe fought Zambia for the Cosafa Cup at a tournament arranged by the Council of Southern African Football Associations. ...

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Zambia/Zimbabwe: Chipolopolo, Warriors Clash

Photo: Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix/CosafaSouthern Africa's best soccer-playing nation for 2013 emerged at the weekend when Zimbabwe fought Zambia for the Cosafa Cup at a tournament arranged by the Council of Southern African Football Associations. ...

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South Africa/Burkina Faso: Bafana Shine in Win Over Burkina Faso

Bafana Bafana produced an impressive attacking performance to defeat Burkina Faso 2-0 in a Nelson Mandela Sport and Culture Day clash at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on Saturday afternoon. ...

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Nigeria: 19 Years After – Eagles, King of Africa!

The Super Eagles of Nigeria ended a 19-year wait to regain the African Nations Cup after a stunning goal from home-based midfielder Sunday Mba gave them a deserved 1 0 win over the Stallions of Burkina Faso in the cup final at Soccer City Stadium, Johannesburg, South africa, yesterday. It was only the third time that both countries have met in the 56-year competition with Nigeria beating the then Upper Volta 4-2 in 1978 and Burkina Faso snatching a stoppage time 1-1 draw in a Nelspruit group game last month...

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Nigeria: Keshi Dedicates Cup to Local Coaches

Historic Super Eagles Coach Stephen Keshi has dedicated Nigeria's Africa Cup of Nations triumph to all indigenous Nigerian coaches, who were treated with lack of respect by sports administrators and fans. Speaking after the Eagles defeated Burkina Faso 1-0 in the final of the tournament last night, Keshi said that he was fulfilled that his dream of putting smiles on the faces of Nigerians had come true with the team's success in South Africa. "It is mainly for my nation. ...

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Nigeria: 19 Years After, Nigeria Is Back As African Champion

Nigeria returned to reckoning in continental soccer yesterday with the victory of the national team, Super Eagles, over Burkina Faso to win the Africa Cup of Nations' title. The victory was historical for the country; being the first time in 19 years that it would win the trophy and the third time it was doing so since it first took part in the continental soccer fiesta in 1963. ...

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Ghana/Mali: Mali Defeat Ghana to Win Bronze

The Eagles of Mali on Saturday evening at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, defeated the Black Stars of Ghana, 3-1, to win their second consecutive bronze medal at the Africa Cup Nations. A goal in the first half and two more in the second half for the Malian side saw the warn-torn West African country end their campaign in South Africa on a high...

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Ghana/Mali: Mali Beat Ghana to Claim Bronze

Mali secured bronze at the 2013 Orange Africa Cup of Nations after beating Ghana 3-1 on Saturday at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth. Mahamadou Samassa, Seydou Keita and substitute Sigamary Diarra scored for the Malians whilst Kwadwo Asamoah grabbed a consolation for Ghana...

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Nigeria: Bring Goodluck to Nigeria, PDP Charges Eagles

THE national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has urged Senate President David Mark and the Super Eagles to restore the nation's pride and dignity with today's match with Burkina Faso by firing up the Nigerian spirit to win the African Nation's Cup. In a statement by PDP's National Publicity Secretary, Chief Olisa Metuh yesterday, the party noted that it strongly believes that the Nigerian players have all its takes to overwhelm their Burkina Faso counterparts in the finals...

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